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Singaporeans say BreadTalk's Lee Kuan Yew bun is in poor taste

SINGAPORE - Bakery chain BreadTalk Group apologised and pulled a bun commemorating the city-state's first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew, from its stores after drawing flak from social media users who said the baked goods were insensitive.

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Serbians told: don't throw your hand grenades into the garbage

BELGRADE - The Serbian government asked people on Tuesday not to dispose of hand grenades and other munitions in the garbage, hoping to minimise accidents as it imposes tighter controls over privately held weapons.

17 Mar 2015

Poisoned Irish setter not killed at world's biggest dog show: Crufts

LONDON - There was no murder at the world's biggest dog show, rather the three-year-old Irish setter Jagger was most likely poisoned upon its return to Belgium, the British event's organiser said on Monday.

16 Mar 2015

Nude Pakistan motorcyclist gets dressing down as video goes viral

ISLAMABAD - A Pakistani motorcyclist has been arrested in the eastern city of Lahore after police caught him riding naked along a busy road, days after a video of his exploits went viral on social media.

16 Mar 2015

What happened to Putin? Satirists run riot online

MOSCOW - A wave of savage mockery broke over Russian President Vladimir Putin across the Internet on Friday, sparked by days of absence from public view, despite official insistence it was business as usual in the Kremlin. | Video

World, 13 Mar 2015

South African doctors perform world's first penis transplant

CAPE TOWN - South African doctors have successfully performed the world's first penis transplant on a 21-year-old man whose organ had been amputated three years ago after a botched circumcision.

13 Mar 2015